Published on May 7, 2017
May 7, 2017: Witnessed this myself at a fall high school football game from top of the bleachers. I know, the technical term for this phenomenon but what puzzles me is why don't we see this everyday, instead of just on rare occasions. Is the vacuum of space at the top of the atmosphere causing this or simply just light uniquely trapped and diverted by the inner atmosphere...just curious and always ask myself those questions when I see this, which isn't very often. Filmed this myself...